9780470945780

Sun, Wind, and Light: Architectural Design Strategies, 3rd Edition w/ CD

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  • ISBN13:

    9780470945780

  • ISBN10:

    0470945788

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback w/CD
  • Copyright: 1/21/2014
  • Publisher: Wiley

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Summary

This fully updated Third Edition covers principles of designing buildings that use the sun for heating, wind for cooling, and daylight for natural lighting. Using hundreds of illustrations and companion CD-ROM, this book offers practical strategies that give the designer the tools they need to make energy efficient buildings. Some of the material in this edition includes containing climate data, analyses for thirty-three cities, a demo version of the Energy Scheming software program, and a link to the books companion web site.

Author Biography

MARK DeKAY is a registered architect and Associate Professor of architecture at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He is a Fulbright Scholar, a Climate Reality Leadership Corps member, author of Integral Sustainable Design: Transformative Perspectives and editor of the UT/RedVector.com online Sustainable Design and Green Building continuing education program.

G. Z. BROWN is a registered architect and Professor of Architecture at the University of Oregon. He is director of the UO Energy Studies in Buildings Laboratory (ESBL) in Portland and Eugene and coauthor of InsideOut: Design Procedures for Passive Environmental Technologies and Natural Ventilation in Northwest Buildings.

Table of Contents

WHAT'S ON THE DVD

I THE SUSTAINABLE DESIGN NAVIGATOR

• Using the Sustainable Design Navigator an electronic tool for design advice queries

• 28 Analysis Techniques, 8.5 x 11 printable

• 90 Design Strategies, 8.5 x 11 printable

• Indexes, searchable

• Bibliography, searchable

II SUSTAINABLE DESIGN RESOURCES

• Sun Charts and Sundials

• Climate Data and Analyses

• Energy Scheming 3.5 software, demo version

• Additional Resources

WHAT'S IN THE PRINTED BOOK

III NAVIGATION

• Abbreviated Contents for the Printed Book

• Abbreviated Contents for the DVD

• Detailed Contents for the Printed Book

• Detailed Contents for the DVD

• Additional Navigation Methods

IV USING SUN, WIND & LIGHT

• The Energetic Design Process

• Net-Zero Energy and Carbon-Neutral Design

• Selecting Bundles and Making Your Own

• Using the Sustainable Design Navigator

V THE FUNDAMENTAL BUNDLES

VI QUICK DESIGN GUIDELINES

VI TOP 25 DESIGN STRATEGIES

• Appendix

• Bibliography

• Indexes

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